The average salary for a Retail General Manager (GM) is C$64,140 per year.

C$43,101 - C$99,238
C$43K
C$65K
C$99K
MEDIAN: C$65,201
10%
50%
90%
C$14.41 - C$34.25
C$14
C$19
C$34
MEDIAN: C$18.78
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$106K
Salary C$43,101 - C$99,238
Bonus C$1,019 - C$20,203
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$13,702
Commission C$6,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$40,586 - C$106,785
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 285
Hourly Data C$0C$34
Hourly Rate C$14.41 - C$34.25
Overtime C$27.00
Annual Data C$0C$106K
Bonus C$1,019 - C$20,203
Commission C$6,500
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$13,702
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$40,586 - C$106,785
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 32

Job Description for Retail General Manager (GM)

Retail general managers are responsible for running the retail store. They mange everything from checking inventory to disciplining and training employees to deciding which products to stock on shelves. They make sure the store is performing well, that customers are satisfied, and that subordinates are productive. General managers can be asked to work in a variety of environments; they may work in the office, on the retail floor, or at a warehouse. They also are responsible for selecting, training, and coaching staff members.

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Retail General Manager (GM) Tasks

  • Manage retail store staff, hire and train new employees, motivate current employees, schedule employee hours, and oversee payroll.
  • Plan store layout and displays to simplify customer shopping and promote products.
  • Resolve customer problems and handle customer complaints.
  • Work to meet all sales targets, plan store sales strategies, analyze sales data, and work to expand sales.

Retail General Manager (GM) Pay By Employer

$0$109K

$46,533

$53,611

Staples, Inc.
35 profiles
$55,416

The Gap Inc.
33 profiles
$61,435

$48,480

Best Buy
24 profiles
$85,120

$42,017

$45,276

Old Navy
13 profiles
$57,619

$36,694

Retail General Manager (GM) Job Listings

Popular Skills for Retail General Manager (GM)

Pay by Experience Level for Retail General Manager (GM)

Pay by Experience for a Retail General Manager (GM) has a positive trend. An entry-level Retail General Manager (GM) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$56,000 based on 33 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Retail General Manager (GM) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$62,000 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Retail General Manager (GM) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$70,000 based on 66 salaries. A Retail General Manager (GM) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$72,000 based on 34 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$67,751

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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Key Stats for Retail General Manager (GM)

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Retail General Manager (GM) Salaries

▲7%

▲3%

National Average
C$68,000

▼9%

▼17%

Skills That Affect Retail General Manager (GM) Salaries

National Average
C$68,000




Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 25%